Stephenville has a total population of 14,921 and a student population of 10,424. Of these students, 10,424 are enrolled in schools that offer business programs.
Tarleton State University is the largest business school in Stephenville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 316 students graduated from the Business program at Tarleton State University.
A total of 608 students graduated with credentials in business from business schools in Stephenville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,055 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stephenville business schools was an average of $22,703 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,174 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Stephenville-based business schools, you will have an added expense of $6,591 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in business, if you decide to work as a business professional in Stephenville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 business professionals in Texas, 960 were working in the greater Stephenville area. The number of business professionals in Stephenville is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a business professional in Stephenville is $67,590 per year, which is higher than the average for business professionals state-wide.